October 10, 2014

Chris P, PD, KRQQ & KMIY/Tucson

Chris P really is living the dream! He's not just an on-air host on the hometown station he grew up listening to, Chris is now the Program Director! He oversees not only KKRQ, a heritage Top 40 in Tucson, but he's also programming Hot AC KMIY. Chris P is part of a new generation of programmers who think differently in the new digital age of radio, and most important, he knows how to balance his passion for music with the challenges of programming... and he's winning! [more]

Brewing More Radio Enthusiasts

What can radio programmers learn from Starbucks? The Nielsen Audio Programming Team teach us that in this week's Programming To Win column. Bill Rose and Tony Hereau break down listeners beyond the P1s into three categories, the same ones used by Starbucks to delineate their own customer base. [more]


Who was your very first artist interview and what was memorable about it? [more]

Barbra Streisand, Joel Klaiman, Lee Liepsner, Hozier, John Mayer, Brady Bedard, CHARLI XCX, Toby Knapp, Jeff Kapugi, MJ, BJ, Lady Antebellum, Ed Green, Fabi Pimentel,
Pam Kaye

Nikki Nite, Tony Smith, Monte Lipman, Rick Stacy,
John Boulos, Tracy Johnson, Brian Corona

Breaking News
Pandora AMP Allows For "Large Scale" Artist Analytics
Spanish Broadcasting System Names Eric Garcia Radio Revenue Chief, GM, New York Market
The Conclave To Honor Ginny Morris With The Rockwell Award
In Brief - October 22, 2014
October 21, 2014
Report: Ron Fair Departs Virgin Records
Adobe, Nielsen To Create Comprehensive Measurement Platform For Digital Content
DMR/Interactive Names Doug Smith VP/Marketing Strategy
Triton Digital's August 2014 Ranker: Major News Events Show Impact On Top 20 Streaming Audio Markets
October 20, 2014
iHeartMedia San Francisco Names Mark Adams PD of KYLD & KIOI
Premiere Networks Promotes Claudine Cazian To VP/Programming & Branded Entertainment
Entercom Names Carlos Lamadrid VP/National Sales, Strategic Partnerships
Pandora Hires Steve Bené As General Counsel
In Brief - October 20, 2014
October 17, 2014
In Brief - October 17, 2014
The Week In Review: 10/13-10/17
October 16, 2014
Michael Jordan Named PD At WAMZ
Dan Chertoff Named VP, A&R, RCA Records
Greater Media Chairman, CEO Peter Smyth Named Among The 2014 Giants of Broadcasting
Joe Cuello Joins TuneCore As Chief Creative Officer
Clip Interactive Reports Milestones In Revenue, MAUs, Engagement For Radio Station Partners
iHeartMedia Wins Gold Award At Healthcare Marketing IMPACT Awards
In Brief - October 16, 2014
October 15, 2014
Gayle Troberman Named iHeartMedia EVP And Chief Marketing Officer
John Geary Appointed Market President For iHeartMedia Sacramento
Sun & Fun Media Partners With Premiere Networks For Ad Sales
Music News
Florida Georgia Line, Bob Seger Lead Sales Chart
Quick Hits: Taylor Swift, Foo Fighters, Gwen Stefani, Cold War Kids
Charli XCX, Haim and More Contribute to Hunger Games
Quick Hits: Meghan Trainor, Smashing Pumpkins, Milky Chance
U2 Sits Down For Intimate Radio Special
Quick Hits: Coldplay, Gwen Stefani, Foo Fighters, Dropkick Murphys, Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear
One Direction Reveal Four Tracklist
The Week In Review: 10/13-10/17
Quick Hits: Iggy Azalea, U2, Snoop Dogg / Pharrell, iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina
Pitbull Goes Global In November
Quick Hits: Sam Smith, MTV EMAs, Songwriters Hall of Fame, The Pixies, Fall Out Boy, Bonnaroo
Jason Aldean, Hozier Top Album Sales Chart
Quick Hits: Foo Fighters, Prince, Ariana Grande
Taylor Swift Taps Into the '80s For "Out Of The Woods"
Quick Hits: One Direction, Christina Aguilera / The Voice, Jack White, Kelly Clarkson, T.I., Wilco

Chris P, PD
KRQQ & KMIY/Tucson

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